Alireza Faghani Selected to Referee at 2018 World Cup

Tasnim - Iranian international referee Alireza Faghani was selected to officiate at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

Iran Nominated for Three AFC Awards

Tasnim - The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has announced the full list of nominees for this year's AFC Annual Awards.

Roadblocks Facing Iran Football Privatization

Financialtribune - Iran’s football feeds on different industries, but it has yet to become an industry.

Iran Aims to Advance to World Cup Second Stage

Tasnim - Asian Football Confederation (AFC) site has reported that Team Melli (the Iranian national football team) is going to qualify for the World Cup next stage for the first time.

Pots announced for Final Draw

FIFA - With Peru completing the line-up of 32 teams for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, we now know the seeding pots for the Final Draw on 1 December.

Iran to Ascend Two Places in FIFA Rankings

Tasnim - Iran will move up two places at the FIFA World Ranking when the new list is published on Nov. 23.

Sanat Naft Coach Kamalvand Resigns Following ‘Inappropriate Behavior’

Tasnim - Sanat Naft coach Faraz Kamalvand stepped down from his job following fans' inappropriate behavior toward him and his players.

Former Persepolis Striker Zayed Offers Sympathy for Quake Victims

Tasnim - Former Persepolis football team striker Eamon Zayed extended his sympathy to the victims of the powerful earthquake that hit regions in Iran and Iraq Sunday night.

Soroush Rafiei linked with Zob Ahan

Tehran Times - Al Khor midfielder Soroush Rafiei will likely reunite with his former coach Amir Ghalenoei in Iranian football club Zob Ahan.

Iran Ambassador to Qatar Meets Qatar Football Association President

Tasnim - Iran’s ambassador to Qatar Mohammed Ali Sobhani met with the President of the Qatar Football Association (QFA), Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa bin Ahmed al-Thani, in QFA’s headquarters on Tuesday.

Tractor Sazi win Shohada Cup

Tehran Times - Tractor Sazi of Tabriz football team defeated Saipa 3-0 in the third edition of the four-a-side Shohada Cup on Tuesday.

Mehdi Mahdavikia Invited to Attend 2018 World Cup Draw

Tasnim - Former Iranian national football team's player Mehdi Mahdavikia has received an invitation from the International Federation of Football (FIFA) to attend the 2018 World Cup draw ceremony.

Iran edge past Venezuela in friendly [VIDEO]

Tehran Times - Iran national football team defeated Venezuela 1-0 thanks to a goal from Alireza Jahanbakhsh on Monday.